Sanctions lifted on two Iran oil firms

BBC World News - 19 hours 33 min ago
The European Union has removed two Iranian oil companies from its sanctions list in the first such action since Iran's nuclear deal.
Categories: BBC World News

Syria group 'seizes US-backed rebels'

BBC World News - 20 hours 6 min ago
Syria's al-Qaeda affiliate, al-Nusra Front, claims it has captured members of the US-trained rebel group called Division 30.
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No better feeling than this - Finn

BBC World News - 20 hours 43 min ago
England bowler Steven Finn says "there's no better feeling" after his eight wickets help beat Australia in the third Test at Edgbaston.
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Plane crashes into car auction

BBC World News - 20 hours 51 min ago
A private plane crashes into a car auction as it attempts to land at Blackbushe Airport in Hampshire.
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Rise of facial recognition queried

BBC World News - 20 hours 55 min ago
A government-related agency in the US has published a report on privacy concerns relating to facial recognition.
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Mali 'religious sign' draws crowds

BBC World News - 20 hours 56 min ago
Thousands of people in Mali's capital are flocking to see what it believed to be a religious sign that suddenly appeared on a wall of a toilet.
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Chemical Brothers top album chart

BBC World News - 21 hours 11 min ago
The Chemical Brothers' Born in the Echoes gives the dance act their sixth UK number one album, as Little Mix top the singles chart for a third week.
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Charleston gunman pleads not guilty

BBC World News - 21 hours 16 min ago
Charleston gunman Dylann Roof pleads not guilty to federal charges including hate crimes
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Russia 'considers gay emoji ban'

BBC World News - 21 hours 21 min ago
Russia may ban emojis depicting same-sex couples from social media if a state watchdog rules they infringe controversial "gay propaganda" laws.
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We are playing with 10 men - Clarke

BBC World News - 21 hours 28 min ago
Australia captain Michael Clarke says his team are "playing with 10 players" because of his lack of batting form.
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Ukraine court backs self-rule plan

BBC World News - 21 hours 45 min ago
Ukraine's top court says rebel-held areas in the east can get limited self-rule - but MPs are yet to vote on the changes.
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Israel vows to find W Bank arsonists

BBC World News - 21 hours 59 min ago
Israel vows to catch arsonists, suspected to be Jewish settlers, who killed a young Palestinian child in an attack on a West Bank village.
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10 things we didn't know last week

BBC World News - 22 hours 13 min ago
The Beatles forgot dozens of their songs, and more nuggets
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Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page pays tribute to Hiroshima A-bomb victims

Japan Society News - 22 hours 22 min ago
Jimmy Page, the guitarist of the legendary British rock band Led Zeppelin, on Thursday visited Hiroshima and laid flowers for the victims of the U.S. atomic bombing of the city 70 years ago. (Japan Times)
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England win to take 2-1 Ashes lead

BBC World News - 22 hours 22 min ago
England take a 2-1 lead in the Ashes series as Ian Bell's 65 not out guides them to victory in the third Test at Edgbaston.
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Wiggins relishes special road return

BBC World News - 22 hours 22 min ago
Sir Bradley Wiggins relishes a return to road racing in front of the home crowd at the London-Surrey Classic on Sunday.
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Afghan militant leader 'has died'

BBC World News - 22 hours 23 min ago
Jalaluddin Haqqani, the Afghan founder of the militant Haqqani network, died at least a year ago, sources tell the BBC.
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Sharp's shocking early stumble in make-or-break year

Japan Business News - 22 hours 24 min ago
Having secured a financial lifeline from lenders, a new-and-improved Sharp was supposed to make a pivotal comeback this fiscal year. Yet its fifth straight first-quarter loss, announced Friday, ended up highlighting the daunting challenges ahead. (Nikkei)
Categories: Japan News

3 former TEPCO execs to face criminal charges in nuclear crisis

Japan Business News - 22 hours 26 min ago
A Japanese judicial committee has decided that three former utility executives should face criminal charges and stand trial for their alleged negligence in the Fukushima nuclear disaster. (Japan Today)
Categories: Japan News

Docomo to collaborate on 5G with five additional vendors

Japan Business News - 22 hours 29 min ago
NTT Docomo has entered into individual collaborations with five additional world-leading vendors - Intel Corporation, Keysight Technologies Inc, Panasonic Corporation, Qualcomm Technologies Inc and Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co KG - with respect to trials and technological development of 5G mobile communications. (Japan Today)
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